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Blankspaces Coworking

Blankspaces Coworking

Company: Blankspaces Location: Los Angeles, CA Size: 4800 square feet Website: www.blankspaces.com Blankspaces is one of the premier coworking spaces in the country. Right when you walk in, you quickly realize this isn’t your run of the mill, grassroots coworking space. Their beautiful 4800 square foot space offers the top of the line office amenities for [...]

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Workified Office Tour

Workified Office Tour

So, Workified is actually a pet project of Methink Web Development Studio…so, this article is technically the “Methink Office Tour”. We’re a relatively small creative studio located in the heart of Pasadena, CA. Basically, the goal of Workified is to showcase today’s creative work spaces of companies big and small. Sure it’s cool to see [...]

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Big Spaceship Office Tour

Big Spaceship Office Tour

Check out the fun workspace of Big Spaceship, sildenafil a digital creative agency in New York. In this video tour of the Big Spaceship office [courtesy Linda.com], buy founder and CEO Michael Lebowitz explains how creating a fun workplace where employees can play, read, and frivolously surf the web can inspire more creativity and return [...]

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Joel on Fog Creek Office Design

Joel on Fog Creek Office Design

Joel Spolsky, best know for his blog Joel on Software and founder of Fog Creek Software, shares his thoughts on office design and how it relates to employee happiness, recruitment, and retention. It’s definitely a different perspective from Jason Fried, as Joel is very big on creating only the best office environments for his team. [...]

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Flexible Work Pods by Knoll

Flexible Work Pods by Knoll

Ok, so these Knoll A3 work pods aren’t really “cubes”…which is why we love ‘em so much (check them out…the Knoll A3 product page is kinda buried on their site). Haven’t seen them in many offices yet, but we’re sure they’ll catch on. They provide just the right amount of private personal space…while having a [...]

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Don’t Throw Out That Cardboard

When I was a youngster, my parents bought a large recliner, and it came in this huge cardboard box.  Being the dreamer that I was, I crawled inside and decided to make it something more.  My dad cut out a “door” in the front and with a couple of blankets, a pillow and a good [...]

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Facebook’s Huge Office

Facebook’s Huge Office

Well, if you’re gonna dominate the world, you might as well do it from a ginormous office space. Here’s some pics from their 150,000 square foot complex. The Facebook office was designed by Studio O+A, and the space apparently won the Northern California International Interior Design Association’s (say that 10 times fast) honor award in [...]

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Cubicle in a Box

Cubicle in a Box

If space is an issue and you need workspaces that can fold up and roll out of the way, online check out these foldable cubicle solutions. Seems like a novelty item, but I can imagine many uses for these things. These would be perfect for an office that needs to serve double duty as a [...]

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Twitter’s New Office Design

Twitter’s New Office Design

Twitter’s new pad. Good to see color on the walls versus blank white palettes. I can only imagine all the bird motifs around the office. I’d like to see some of the actual employee spaces in use though…does the average Twitter employee mostly share communal desks, rock individual cubicles, or occupy private offices? If you’re [...]

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“Rework” 37Signals Work Philosophies

“Rework” 37Signals Work Philosophies

37signals, well known for their web based software products, came out with a new book “Rework“. Written by Jason Friend and David Heinemeier Hansson, this book aims to challenge how companies traditionally run, and to change the normal values of the workplace. Very interesting ideas, and it’s hard to argue its validity seeing how well [...]

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